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Indian Maiden Story – Sismoqnapui’skwe’j –
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 1,360. Language: English. Published: September 16, 2013. Category: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
The Legend of Maple Syrup by Mary Louise Bernard A bilingual book in Mi’kmaw and English based on the stories told to Mary Louise Bernard by her mother. This delightful book tells the tale of a young Indian maiden in search of her grandfather. The maiden becomes part of her grandfather’s vision quest that leads them to discover maple syrup, a gift from our Creator.
A Quick Guide to "All But My Life"
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Series: A Quick Guide, Book 18 · Study Gudes: English Literature, Book 146. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 3,550. Language: English. Published: September 11, 2013 by Raja Sharma. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides
“All But My Life” by Gerda Weissmann Kllein was first published in 1957. It happens to be the memoir of her experiences during the Second World War. The time period described in the memoir is from September 3 1939 to September 1945.
Balls (September 1981)
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Series: The Fallen, Book 2. Price: Free! Words: 7,160. Language: English (New Zealand dialect). Published: September 10, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » Australia & New Zealand
A short story, complimentary to The Devil & The Deep Blue Sea, based on actual events, set two years later. Jude and Su have got embroiled in violent civil conflict that threatens to tear New Zealand-Aotearoa apart. Of course NZ being NZ it could only be about Rugby!
Bleeding Petals
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 8,210. Language: English. Published: September 4, 2013. Category: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
Ayitu Demola, a successful entrepreneur and rights activist, had been devastated by the death of her friend, Ebere, to female genital mutilation related circumstances years ago. Since then, she became the voice of hope, through her Amazons’ Arise Network. But to move on, she must travel back in time.
The Missing Mouth and Other Stories
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,530. Language: English. Published: September 2, 2013. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy Tales & Folklore / Country & Ethnic
Kweku Ananse, the trickster, is back in this third book of the African Fireside Classics series. This time he is trying to find a wife!
Return, Return!
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Price: Free! Words: 13,230. Language: English. Published: September 2, 2013. Category: Fiction » Romance » Historical
Garden Urthark’s Return, Return! is a love story about a young, wealthy man who, having been diagnosed with terminal cancer, marries a beautiful deaf woman.
Heart to Heart
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Series: Novels and Stories, Book 60. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,000. Language: English. Published: September 2, 2013. Category: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
‘Engaged’ the world struck me, and I deduced that the woman with my son was my daughter-in-law. I could not believe my eyes. The woman with him had short hair, very small face and half of that covered with glasses.
Mermaids
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Price: Free! Words: 1,620. Language: English. Published: September 1, 2013. Category: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
Short story. A man returns to the aboriginal community where he first learned the indigenous legend of the mermaids.
Unwavering Love (A Short Story)
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,730. Language: British English. Published: August 28, 2013. Category: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
*This is a follow up story to Love in San Juan.* Bhavesh has just come back to England after a holiday in San Juan, during which he and local girl, Isabel fell in love. Isabel has made plans to visit England in 1 month. However, Bhavesh hasn’t told his family about his non-Indian girlfriend. His mother is very traditional and will find it hard to accept. Will his mother come around? 4653 words.
Compunction
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Series: Novels and Stories, Book 58. Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 3,620. Language: English. Published: August 27, 2013. Category: Fiction » Adventure » Action
Generally, he used to get his payment right after the completion of the job, but this time the money had been given to him after some days.
The New Governess
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Series: Novels and Stories, Book 56. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 5,900. Language: English. Published: August 26, 2013. Category: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
Having thought for a long while, he is ready with his plan. He calls Juliet and orders her to bring a mirror. She is obviously surprised because she does not know what he is going to do with a mirror, however, she brings him a mirror.
Sold a Part of Life
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Series: Novels and Stories, Book 55. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,910. Language: English. Published: August 23, 2013. Category: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
He stepped into the house and found a few papers scattered on the floor. He bent down and picked a few of them. He found two envelopes, a post card, and a folded piece of paper.
School and Mates
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Series: Novels and Stories, Book 54. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,480. Language: English. Published: August 21, 2013. Category: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Asian American
Mohit tried his best but he could not fit boy Jaidev in this gentleman’s figure. The man had very dry face, sunken cheeks, and eyes like two hollows. He had dark complexion, tanned in sun heat.
Decision Makers: The Hearing
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Series: Decision Makers, Book 4. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 600. Language: English. Published: August 21, 2013. Category: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
This is the 4th part to the Decision Makers Series by Timothy Conerson.
There's a sign language interpreter at my school!
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Price: $2.49 USD. Words: 560. Language: Australian English. Published: August 20, 2013. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Animals
Giralda the giraffe starts her first day in Miss Bear's class today. She's Deaf, so Giralda will be using a Sign Language Interpreter. But Giralda's height makes it hard to know where to place the interpreter so that Giralda and the interpreter can see each other clearly.
A Quick Guide to "Balzac and the Little Chinese Seamstress"
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Series: A Quick Guide, Book 12 · Study Gudes: English Literature, Book 140. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 7,720. Language: English. Published: August 19, 2013 by Raja Sharma. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides
The story of the novel revolves around two youths from city. They are sent to a mountain village to be re-educated while the Cultural Revolution in China was going on.
Quick Guide: The Power and the Glory
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Series: Quick Guides to Novels and Plays, Book 10 · Study Gudes: English Literature, Book 14 · A Quick Guide. Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 3,170. Language: English. Published: August 18, 2013 by Raja Sharma. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides
The title of the novel is an allusion to the doxology which is often used to end the Lord’s Prayer: "For thine is the kingdom, (and) the power, and the glory, now and forever (or forever and ever), amen."
The Cry Of The Michigama
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 12,290. Language: American English. Published: August 12, 2013. Category: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
Current time Indian Reservation in northern Wisconsin, the Cherowa tribe. Among this beautiful setting, tribal members begin to dissappear in strange ways, making way for the FBI to be called in to investigate. Love blooms on the reservation and is followed by a traditional tribal wedding. This is a story of fiction, love, mystery, suspense and many old traditional Native American ways Book 1.
Quick Guide: The Birthmark
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Series: Quick Guides to Novels and Plays, Book 8 · Study Gudes: English Literature, Book 12 · A Quick Guide. Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 2,930. Language: English. Published: August 11, 2013 by Raja Sharma. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides
“The Birthmark” by Nathaniel Hawthorne is a highly romantic short story. The story every masterly explores obsession with human perfection.
A Quick Guide to "Agnes Grey"
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Series: A Quick Guide, Book 10 · Study Gudes: English Literature, Book 138. Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 3,230. Language: English. Published: August 10, 2013 by Raja Sharma. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides
The story revolves around the title character, Agnes Grey, who happens to be a governess. This nurse works in many bourgeois families. The story details her experiences, and the behaviour meted out to her by the people she knows.